(i) (a) A person who has completed 25 years of age is eligible for appointment as a Rover Scout Leader. Provided on special recommendation of concerned District Commissioner, a person who has completed 21 years of age may be appointed as a Rover Scout Leader.
(b) A person who has completed 21 years of age may be appointed as an Assistant Rover Scout Leader.
(ii) He should preferably possess the Degree in any discipline or equivalent qualification. However, in exceptional cases the condition can be relaxed by the SCC up to Matriculation.
(iii) He shall be a person of good character, conduct and antecedents.
(iv) He must have knowledge of Scout Movement and its methods in particular, an appreciation of its religious and moral basis and A.P.R.O. in its application to his work.
(v) He must be a person with special aptitude to deal with young men.
(vi) He must satisfactorily complete training prescribed by the National Association with in two years of his appointment.
(vii) He must be able to obtain use of separate Rover Den for the Rover Crew.
(viii) He must have general knowledge of social needs of the Community.